About Zahra Abdalla
With a passion for cooking and entertaining - and after lots of motivation and encouragements from my friends and family - I decided to start a blog to show you that we don’t have to cook in the same complicated style that our parents did. Instead cooking can be quick without having to compromise on taste.
Entries by Zahra Abdalla
This delicious and moist cake is an extra special treat with a cup of coffee or tea. I love making it when I am entertaining. For a special treat, eat warm with a scoop of vanilla ice cream.
This is such a delicious, easy and no-fuss chocolate cake! It is quick to whip up and your friends will think you have spent hours perfecting this recipe. I use this recipe to make a multiple layered chocolate cake or cupcakes.
When I think of Basilla, I think of my husband’s favourite childhood comfort food that not only nourishes you, but also feeds your soul. So there are two traditional ways of making this dish, one is as a stew and the other is as a rice dish. The ingredients used are exactly the same, except
Comforting oatmeal is always a good idea for breakfast. I like to play around with different ingredients to jazz up my oatmeal to make it delicious and nutritious. This recipe is inspired by my Middle-Eastern roots, combining the wonderful flavours of dates, pistachio and cardamon.Hope you enjoy this recipe, sahtein!
My boys have officially started school and I am back to coming up with creative snack and lunch ideas for them to take to school. One of the coolest things that I love about my kids is their love for food. They have quite a developed palette and are always eager to try something
This year I was very excited to part of the Beat Diabetes Initiative, it is an annual awareness campaign to promote wholesome eating habits and an active lifestyle. In support of the campaign I will be sharing some nutritious food tips and healthy recipe ideas. My first recipe is a wonderful berrylicious oatmeal, the ultimate